Miller, Clifton

Patrolman Clifton Thomas Miller

Agency: Rossford Police Department, OH
Age: 30
Tour of duty: 1 year
End of watch: May 14th, 1966
State: OH
Date of incident: May 14th, 1966
Type of death: Accidental
Cause of death: Vehicle pursuit
Circumstances: Patrolman Miller died from injuries received in an automobile accident during a vehicle pursuit. The suspect was acquitted of charges in connection with Patrolman Miller's death in two separate trials. Patrolman Miller was survived by his expectant wife


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WAStateC.O.P.S. Elections held at the General Meeting 03/01/2014

At our 12/07/2013 meeting, nominations for all positions were accepted from the floor. Elections were held at the 03/01/2014 chapter meeting. 

Per our chapter bylaws:

  • Elections will be held every 2 years.
  • Those who run must be active and involved in chapter activities, and have attended the General meeting prior to elections.
  • National C.O.P.S. rules state that you may not run for office until at least 2 years have passed since your officer‘s death and any trial has concluded.
  • Officers can serve only 2 consecutive terms in the same position. WAStateC.O.P.S. President, Secretary, and Treasurer positions must be vacated at the end of this upcoming term. Our VP, Terry Reed, was appointed late into the 2-year terms, and per the by-laws will serve through this next term.
  • Nominations may be accepted from the floor. 
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